Cannes Critics’ Week Announces Diverse and Esteemed Jury for 63rd Edition

Cannes, France – The jury members for the upcoming 63rd edition of Cannes Critics’ Week have been announced. Joining previously announced jury president Rodrigo Sorogoyen are Rwandan actress Eliane Umuhire, French producer Sylvie Pialat, Belgian cinematographer Virginie Surdej, and Canadian film critic and journalist Ben Croll. Cannes Critics’ Week, overseen by the French Syndicate of Cinema Critics, focuses on first and second features as well as shorts by emerging talents. Sorogoyen and his jury will be responsible for deciding the winners of several awards, including the Semaine de la Critique Grand Prize for best feature … Read more

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Announces Award Winners: ‘Hollywoodgate,’ ‘1489,’ and More Take the Spotlight

Durham, North Carolina – The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival recently concluded with a celebration of groundbreaking films and talented filmmakers. The festival, known for showcasing thought-provoking documentaries, recognized exceptional work in various categories. This year’s winners include diverse stories that captivated audiences and shed light on important issues. One of the highlights was “Hollywoodgate” directed by Ibrahim Nash’at, which received the prestigious Full Frame Grand Jury Award. The film delves into the underbelly of the entertainment industry, offering an intriguing exploration of the inner workings of Hollywood. Another standout was “1489” directed by Shoghakat … Read more

London International Awards Announces Esteemed Jury Presidents for 2024, Elevating Creative Standards in Las Vegas

London, UK – The Jury Presidents for the 39th annual London International Awards (LIA) have been announced. This prestigious event will gather top industry professionals in Las Vegas from September 29 to October 7 to chair the jury panels. Under the guidance of these Jury Presidents, the integrity of each jury will establish the creative standard for 2024 and elevate the overall quality of work in the industry. Barbara Levy, the President of LIA, emphasized the importance of the judging process, stating that the careful selection of the Jury Presidents is crucial. Levy highlighted the … Read more

London International Awards Announces Diverse Jury Presidents for 2024 to Set Creative Benchmark

LAS VEGAS – The London International Awards (LIA) has revealed the esteemed lineup of jury presidents for their 39th annual event in 2024. From September 29th to October 7th, top industry professionals will convene in Las Vegas to lead their respective jury panels. The integrity and expertise of these jury presidents will not only set the creative standard for the year but also elevate the quality of work within the industry. Barbara Levy, president of LIA, emphasized the importance of the jury presidents’ role. She explained, “The judging process at LIA is a serious endeavor, … Read more